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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude in Gulf Of Mexi 2013-04-09

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1043408
Incident Time: 2013-04-09 11:15:00
Nearest City: LA
Location: PLATFORM INCIDENT MISSISSIPPI CANYON BLOCK 20A
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.936168, -88.980936 (Approximated from BlockCentroid )
Reported Sheen Size: 50 feet by 1.5 miles (area 9.09 acres)
Reported Spill Volume: 0.22 gallons
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 9.72 gallons
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT DURING AN OVERFLIGHT THEY DISCOVERED .22 GALLONS OF CRUDE OIL IN THE GULF OF MEXICO DUE TO A DOWNED PLATFORM FROM HURRICANE IVAN.
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ID:d7dd61c7-38c0-3c3b-b024-c8e2ddc3
Source:http://www.nrc.uscg.mil/reports/rwservlet?standard_web+inc_seq=1043408
Date:2013-04-09 11:15:00
Location:28.9361684063906 -88.9809359988999
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, SheenSizeMismatch